[Spellyans] tavas

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Tue May 14 19:25:42 IST 2013


On 14 May 2013, at 19:12, Craig Weatherhill <craig at agantavas.org> wrote:

> Mushier?  How about "lively and manly spoken" (Scawen)?  (Although also, "softer in sound than the Welsh" [Carew]).

Softer would be the non-staccato mushiness. ;-)

Lively might be intonation, which is lively enough in Cornish English. Heavens know how anyone would interpret "manly" though.

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/





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